Each instrument celebrates gibson s legacy through accuracy authenticity and attention to detail. In fact my sg is not the signature model angus young currently found this is the real sg 60s with vibrato vibrola uses such as angus young.
This was angus first sg.
Gibson sg angus young signature model. The gibson custom shop is the pinnacle of craftsmanship quality and sound excellence. The gibson sg is a versatile electric guitar with a unique look. From the serial number and according to gibson usa i questioned on this point it dates from 1967.
The angus young signature was modeled on the sgs of the mid to late 60s complete with larger style pickguard and lyre vibrato. Back in 2002 i bought my first sg. Marshall model 1959 super lead marshall lead model 1987 50w wizard amps.
Now the gibson usa angus young sg puts all the tone and playability of this classic double cutaway into a signature model made to young s own specs. However i would still like the angus sig but they have gone up in value big time. Angus young s 1970 71 gibson sg standard.
I was torn over the angus young signature and the 61 reissue. The result is an instrument with all the punch crunch and sizzle that angus achieves with his treasured sg in a guitar that s still well within reach of the workaday rocker. The result is an instrument with all the punch crunch and sizzle that angus achieves with his treasured sg in a guitar that s still well within reach of the workaday rocker.
Now the gibson usa angus young sg puts all the tone and playability of this classic double cutaway into a signature model made to young s own specs. It was only natural that gibson would make a signature model sg based on youngs own guitar and you can find this specialty guitar on ebay for reasonable. Uses a 57 classic and an angus young signature humbucker years of production.
He bought it when he was around 16 years. Dean markley guitar strings ernie ball super slinky strings. 1961 les paul sg standard reissue stop bar.
How do you like the first signature model does it hold up to the original. Way back in 1961. Fender extra heavy guitar picks.
Way back in 1961. I went with the 61 at the time great guitar. It s a bit different from the sg standard but it still has some of the more obvious features.
One of the most iconic people to ever use the gibson sg was angus young so it s obvious that he would get a signature model. Angus young of the rock band ac dc is a guitarist who almost exclusively uses an sg for recordings and live performances. Bon83 those are beauty man.
As arguably the most iconic sg player of all time it makes sense that gibson would give angus young of ac dc a signature sg.